New industrial zone projects to be developed in Yangon

The government is planning to develop the new industrial zone projects in Yangon as foreign investors have to pay higher land rental, according to the pre-briefing on Yangon Investment Forum 2018, at Cooperative Business Centre in Yangon on May 2. Myo Khaing Oo, Joint-Secretary of Yangon Region Investment Committee said: “There currently are 30 industrial […]

Yangon needs ‘better land utilisation, city planning’

THE YANGON region government has been urged to improve land utilisation and city planning before urbanisation worsens the city’s living conditions. Kyaw Latt, an urban planning expert and senior adviser to the Yangon City Development Committee, said hundreds of acres in the city’s commercial centre remained unused. “It is a shame that we are among […]